Tag Archives: United States Army

‘DWTS’ winner J.R. Martinez gets invited to the Pentagon

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Dancing with the Stars’ winner J.R. Martinez has become quite popular, so much so that he has been invited to the Pentagon. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta reportedly personally called Martinez to invite him, states RadarOnline.com. In 2003, Martinez had over 40% of his body burned while serving with the[...]

“The Tillman Story” director Amir Bar Lev – FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When the Academy announced the 15 feature-length documentaries eligible for the upcoming Academy Awards, Amir Bar Lev’s “The Tillman Story” found itself in good company alongside Alex Gibney’s “Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer,” Charles Ferguson’s “Inside Job” and Davis Guggenheim’s “Waiting for ‘Superman.’”[...]

‘Battle: Los Angeles’ releases emotional trailer

HollywoodNews.com: As if we need another end of the world movie, here comes “Battle: Los Angeles” slated to hit theaters in 2011. The studio has just released the trailer for the film that takes a slightly different approach and lays out the same war torn images, but places them under[...]

Sean Penn to be honored for his humanitarian work – “Hollywood Humanitarian Award”

HollywoodNews.com: Sean Penn will be recognized for his outstanding humanitarian achievements at the 14th Annual Hollywood Film Festival’s Hollywood Awards Gala Ceremony. Penn will be bestowed with the “Hollywood Humanitarian Award” for his incredible selfless and dedicated humanitarian efforts in saving lives, as well as bringing relief to the human suffering[...]

“No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo and Vilmos” headed to Russia

HollywoodNews.com: Russian audiences will get unique insights into the American way of life during the next several weeks at film festivals in Vladistock and Moscow. “No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo and Vilmos” and “How to Fold A Flag” will be featured at the Pacific Meridian Festival in Vladivostok and the Show[...]

Sean Penn Launches “Beat The Rain” Campaign

BY STAFF The Jenkins-Penn Haitian Relief Organization, which was created by actor/director Sean Penn and philanthropist and entrepreneur Diana Jenkins in the days immediately following the Haiti earthquake, has launched a “Beat the Rain” campaign aimed at more quickly relocating tens of thousands of Haitians before the heavy rain season begins.[...]